- GeneralCP Biology I
Mrs. GoidaEast Stroudsburg South High School
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Unit 1 Basic Biological Principles
This unit examines the nature of life, the common characteristics of living things, and the relationship between structure and function fom the organelle to the multicellular organism.
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Unit 2 The Chemical Basis of Life
This unit includes the emergent properties of water and organic compounds and how they are essential for life on earth.
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Unit 3 Bioenergetics
This unit examines the basic processes of photosynthesis and cellular respiration and the associated cell structures.
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Unit 4 Homeostasis and Transport
This unit examines the structures and mechanisms involved in the transport of materials across membranes and resulting effects on homeostasis in living things.
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Unit 5 DNA, RNA, and Protein Synthesis
This unit examines the role of nucleic acids and cellular organelles in the production of proteins and the resultant expression of phenotype.
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Unit 6 Cell Growth and Reproduction
This unit examines the processes of mitosis and meiosis and their roles in growth and reproduction.
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Unit 7 Patterns of Inheritance
This unit examines the functional relationships between DNA, genes, alleles and chromosomes and how observed patterns of inheritance and mathematical probability can be used to predict genotypes and phenotypes.
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Unit 8 Ecology
This unit examines the interactions of organisms with one another and their relationship with the environment.
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Unit 9 Theory of Evolution
This unit examines the natural processes described by the theory of evolution.
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Unit 10 Biotechnologies
This unit explores various tools and applications of biotechnology that impact the fields of medicine, forensics and agriculture.